Crash Leaves Mayfield Man Hurt, Charged with DUI
By West Kentucky Star Staff
CALLOWAY COUNTY - A Graves County man is facing a DUI charge following a crash in Calloway County Monday night.

The wreck happened at around 8:15 pm on Highway 80, near Cook Store Trail. The Calloway County Sheriff's Office said 21-year-old Eddie Carter of Mayfield was westbound on Highway 80 when, for reasons believed to be related to intoxication, he drove his vehicle off the roadway, through the median, and into a guardrail.

Carter was transported by ambulance to Murray-Calloway County Hospital for treatment of his injuries. He was charged with operating on a suspended license and operating a motor vehicle under the influence (aggravated circumstances).

Carter was cited in lieu of arrest due to needing continued medical treatment for injuries he sustained in the crash.

Published 12:37 PM, Tuesday Nov. 17, 2020
Updated 06:08 AM, Wednesday Nov. 18, 2020



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